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Studies

Kuhn et al. (2011): study NL 2003

Publication

Author(s):
Kuhn, P.; Kooreman, P.; Soetevent, A.R.
Title:
The Effects of Lottery Prizes on Winners and their Neighbors: Evidence from the Dutch Postcode Lottery.
Source:
IZA DP, 2011, No. 4950, Tilburg, The Netherlands

Investigation

Public:
Lottery winners, players and controls, Netherlands, 2003-2006
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Non-probability purposive sample
Respondents:
N = 2011
Non Response:
32.7 %
Assessment:
Multiple methods
written survey; 510 surveys completed by telephone.

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question

.. Express in a schoolmark how happy you are (full text not reported)
1  unhappy
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10 happy
Classification:
O-HL-c-sq-n-10-a
Author's label:
Happiness
Remarks:
Average calculated from table 3 and sample size in table 1.
Page in publication:
28
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0%,   2: 0%,   3: 0%,   4: 0%,   5: 0%,   6: 0%,   7: 0%,   8: 0%,   9: 0%,   10: 0%
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
6.89

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Lottery winning Lottery winning Lottery playing Lottery playing Non-lottery income Change in income level
Source of current income